The Grantsburg Pirates scored early and often against the Unity Eagles which lead to a big victory. Now Grantsburg prepares to meet the only undefeated team in the Lakeland conference this Friday against Hurley.

The Siren Dragons picked up their first victory on the road against the Frederic Vikings. The Dragons struggled to get going in the first half but were able to leave with a decisive victory 40-22.

After suffering a loss from the Webster Tigers last Tuesday night, it tied the Grantsburg Pirate’s Volleyball record- they both only lost one game during the season, from each other. The Pirates then went on to play Clear Lake Thursday Night and Shell Lake on Saturday, winning both games and…

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After beating an undefeated Grantsburg team last Tuesday night, tying up their records, the Webster Tigers volleyball team traveled to play the Luck Cardinals and the Siren Dragons. After winning both match-ups, the Tigers and the Grantsburg Pirates both finished the season with an 8-1 recor…

Siren head coach Ryan Karsten was glad to see his team on the field Friday night.

The Webster Tigers volleyball team continued their win streak as they won four more games last week. The tigers took on Frederic, Unity, Clayton and Clear Lake.

The Paynesville team came to Grantsburg as the two-year Minnesota AA runner up. They came to town and were able to take advantage of mistakes by the Pirates and go home with the win.

The Siren Dragons volleyball team are back to playing and rescheduling some missed volleyball games after the high school had to close down for two weeks due to Covid. The girls played Luck for their first game back on Thursday and played Shell Lake and Grantsburg on Saturday, making their t…

The Pirates volleyball team took on the Vikings for a second time Thursday night and came away with a 3-0 win.

Gage Rossow returned an interception for a touchdown in the first quarter and the Webster Tigers never looked back in their first win on the road this season against conference foe Flambeau.

Juniors Will Gerber and Chase Doornink took first and second at the Unity Cross Country Invitational in Balsam Lake. The boys team took first place with seven runners at the invite.

The Pirate’s volleyball team finished off last week with two more intense conference matches, totaling three in one week. They took on undefeated Webster on Tuesday at home and traveled to Unity on Thursday, taking a win both times remaining undefeated. The final score in both games was 3-1.

The Webster Tigers volleyball team received their first loss in an away game against the Grantsburg Pirates last Tuesday night. Their final score was 1-3.

After some uncertainty and a slight delay Friday night football is back in Burnett County. The opening game of the weekend was a major conference match-up between Grantsburg and Webster.

10-year-old Will Estridge harvested his first bear while hunting with his father, Bill Estridge, and grandfather, Rick Estridge. His grandfather drew a harvest tag and passed it down to Will through the Wisconsin Bear Hunters Mentoring Program.

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Webster Cross Country has had three meets this year, including their home race at Sand Green Country Club. Coach Roy Ward says his team is working hard and getting back into the swing of things.

It was a cool night for hot shooters at Fishbowl Sportmen's Club in Webster, July 29. Jon Zibell shot 100 straight, Dylan Matter (not pictured), Dallas Miller and Harlo Olson Jr. and Kekoa Narvaez all shot 25 straight with Kekoa getting his first (and celebratory hat shoot) and Harlo shootin…

The Siren Ball Park Men and Women’s Softball League ended their 2020 season last week with their final tournament. The women’s championship tournament took place on Monday, August 3, while the men’s took place on Wednesday, August 5.

Collin Eid of Siren got a hole in one on June 5, 2020 at Fox Run Golf Course in Webster. He used a 9 iron on the 101-yard, par 3 hole number 8, on the Regulation Course. Congratulations Collin!

After losing a month and a half of the season and having lost the first six races on the 2020 racing schedule , the Rice Lake Speedway is pleased to announce that the 2020 racing opener will be Saturday night, May 30th at 6:30 pm. It will be a busy day at the facility as The Speed Pit Kart T…

NEW YORK—Major League Baseball owners gave the go-ahead Monday to making a proposal to the players’ union that could lead to the coronavirus-delayed season starting around the Fourth of July weekend in ballparks without fans, a plan that envisioned expanding the designated hitter to the Nati…

Due to the unforeseen events with COVID-19, the 15th annual Carlyle Sherstad 5k/10k race has been cancelled for 2020. Burnett Medical Center organizes the race and donates all the profits to a specific local community organization. This year’s recipient was Burnett County Salvation Army.

Fishbowl Sportsmen’s Club, Webster, kicks off its trap season May 6 and during the practice night, April 29, Dylan Matter, Amery, scored a 25 straight–barely missing the 50 straight, by one bird. Dylan’s looking forward to joining a team! Trap teams are still forming, and social distancing r…

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STEVENS POINT–The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Board of Control voted to cancel 2020 spring sports regular-season competitions and the Tournament Series while allowing individual, virtual spring sports coaching to continue until the final day of the 2020 season, which is th…

Although, the Spring sports season is currently on hold, there is some news out there.

“If we are going home, we are going home in their ships.” Fearless leader Hernando Cortez led his troops to overthrow the Aztecs of Mexico, with the phrase “burn the ships” empowering them. The Spanish Conquistador would not have a backup plan in case of failure, because success was the only…

The Knights of Columbus District Free-throw Contest took place in Webster on Feb. 29. Contestants were from Spooner, Birchwood and Webster. Pictured are the winners from the contest.

MADISON – Grantsburg’s Emma Quimby was included in the recently-released girls hockey all-state selections.

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WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Jeni Petersen made her third and final appearance for the Grantsburg girls co-op gymnastics team in Saturday’s WIAA Division 2 state final.